Affiliation: Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Bosetti C, Levi F, Lucchini F, Zatonski W, Negri E, La Vecchia C. Worldwide mortality from cirrhosis: an update to 2002. J Hepatol. 2007;46:827-39 pubmed
..The steady upward trends observed over more recent calendar periods in the UK and central and eastern European countries are attributed to the persistent increase in the prevalence of alcohol consumption. ..
Bosetti C, Franceschi S, Negri E, Talamini R, Tomei F, La Vecchia C. Changing socioeconomic correlates for cancers of the upper digestive tract. Ann Oncol. 2001;12:327-30 pubmed
..The present study indicates that the socio-economic correlates of cancers of the upper digestive tract have changed over the last few years in Italy, with a disappearance of the social gradient. ..
Bosetti C, Bravi F, Talamini R, Parpinel M, Gnagnarella P, Negri E, et al
. Flavonoids and prostate cancer risk: a study in Italy. Nutr Cancer. 2006;56:123-7 pubmed
..Thus, the results of the present study do not support a protective effect of flavonoids on prostate cancer in this Italian population, characterized by a high intake of flavonoid-containing foods (except isoflavone-rich foods). ..
Bosetti C, Boffetta P, La Vecchia C. Occupational exposures to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, and respiratory and urinary tract cancers: a quantitative review to 2005. Ann Oncol. 2007;18:431-46 pubmed
..These were modest in most industries, apart from those for coal gasification, and whether they are due at least partially to some bias or confounding remains open to discussion. ..
Bosetti C, La Vecchia C, Lipworth L, McLaughlin J. Occupational exposure to vinyl chloride and cancer risk: a review of the epidemiologic literature. Eur J Cancer Prev. 2003;12:427-30 pubmed
..There appears to be a slight excess of liver cancer other than angiosarcoma, which is difficult to interpret and is likely due to residual misclassification of angiosarcomas. ..
Bosetti C, Gallus S, Trichopoulou A, Talamini R, Franceschi S, Negri E, et al
. Influence of the Mediterranean diet on the risk of cancers of the upper aerodigestive tract. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2003;12:1091-4 pubmed
..This study provides evidence that an a priori defined nutritional pattern, which includes several aspects of the Mediterranean diet, favorably affects the risk of cancers of the upper aerodigestive tract...
Bosetti C, Bianchi C, Negri E, Colombo M, La Vecchia C. Estimates of the incidence and prevalence of hepatocellular carcinoma in Italy in 2002 and projections for the years 2007 and 2012. Tumori. 2009;95:23-7 pubmed
..Data on liver cancer incidence and prevalence in Italy are not available on a national and regional level...
Bosetti C, Bianchi C, Negri E, La Vecchia C. Estimates of the incidence and prevalence of renal cell carcinoma in Italy in 2002 and projections for the years 2007 and 2012. Tumori. 2009;95:142-5 pubmed
..We provided estimates of the number of incident and prevalent cases of kidney and renal cell cancer in Italy overall and in various regions in 2002 and gave projections for the years 2007 and 2012...